Snow Hill is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,556 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Snow Hill is the 341st largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Snow Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Snow Hill is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Snow Hill who work in healthcare (8.89%), maintenance occupations (8.74%), and office and administrative support (8.42%).
Snow Hill is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Snow Hill isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 81.76% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Being a small town, Snow Hill does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Snow Hill rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.12% of adults 25 and older in Snow Hill have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Snow Hill in 2010 was $17,879, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,516 for a family of four.
Snow Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Snow Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Snow Hill residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Snow Hill also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.87% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Snow Hill include African, Irish, Italian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Snow Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.